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Planner/Scheduler - Production Technical Specialist

Chantilly, VA 20151
Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Required Qualifications:
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with Ph.D.
  • Clearance required: TS/SCI and Poly eligible
  • Requires 5+ years experience creating and maintaining an enterprise level Integrated Master Schedule (IMS).
  • Requires 3+ years experience in Systems Engineering Technical Assistance (SETA), acquisition, and the Intelligence Community.
  • Must understand the following schedule attributes: dependencies (pre-requisites to tasks), planned vs. actual (tracking changes to the baseline), and critical path.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with other government and contractors in a challenging work environment.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with Confluence and JIRA Atlassian commercial tools.
  • Experience or training with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) agile methodologies.
  • Knowledge of GEOINT or SIGINT.


Are you looking for an opportunity to do what you do best? Do you want to establish best acquisition practices by creating an Enterprise Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)? Interested in a high visibility position that delivers critical information to our organizations director and branch chiefs?

Enterprise Data Applications and Platforms (EDAP) is responsible for delivering enterprise solutions for data-centric and service-centric solutions to empower our customers most important development, test, and operations activities. Your responsibilities are to baseline the current schedules by working with our acquisition offices schedule resources, provide guidelines for improving the quality and format of their acquisition schedules, and develop an Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) that provides an executive director-level view and provides critical insight into Branch activities across our platform, mission, and data services. Prior schedule, systems engineering, acquisition, and Intelligence Community (IC) experience is needed. Excellent collaboration and teamwork skills are required.Employee must have demonstrated ability to work well with other government and contractors in a challenging work environment.

  • Review Acquisition Office (AO) schedules and provide coordinated feedback on how to improve their schedules regarding: including enough detail, tracking planned vs. actual dates, connecting dependencies, reporting risks against significant milestones, and critical path.
  • Provide guidance on schedule content, format, along with required and desired schedule attributes.
  • Analyze AO schedules to inform branch chiefs of significant findings and coordinate acquisition and engineering recommendations with Systems Engineering Technical Assistance (SETA) staff.
  • Create and maintain an Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) for director.
  • Recommend and implement efficiency optimization in regards what type of schedule information is provided, how it is provided in terms of frequency and format, and the integration of AO schedules into one IMS.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-15 Expires: 2021-07-15

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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